The Laney Graduate School Application for Admission

The application for admission for fall 2018 will open by September 10, 2017.

To apply, you need:

  • Files ready to be uploaded: a resume/cv, a statement of purpose, one or more scanned transcript(s), and a writing sample (if applicable).  You can upload .pdf, .doc, .docx, .txt, .rtf, .jpg and .tif files. 
  • Registration numbers for standardized tests (GRE and, if applicable, GMAT and TOEFL) -- if you have registered for them. 
  • Contact information for your recommenders: emails, phone numbers and mailing addresses.

As you complete your application:

  • On each screen, you must enter all required information before you can proceed to the next screen.
  • You will be able to save a partially completed application and return to it later.
  • You can always click on links to this page or to the Applyweb Helpline.

Program Requirements and Instructions

  • The Laney Graduate School application requirements are on our Admissions Requirements page.
  • Program specific requirements and deadlines are on each program's website.  

Fee Waiver for Qualified Applicants

  • If you have participated in one or more of a list of programs designed to prepare students for graduate study, we waive our application fee.
  • Click here to see the list of eligible programs and what to do on your application. 

Need Help?

Technical issues with the application: Email CollegeNet at

Questions about program requirements: It is often best to contact the program you are applying to directly.  Use our Degree Programs page to find contact information.

General inquiries: If you do need to reach the Laney Graduate School, we are at